Sunday, 16 July 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE: VOLUNTARY DE-LISTING OF ASHAKACEM PLC FROM THE NIGERIAN STOCK EXCHANGE

The Shareholders of AshakaCem Plc (“AshakaCem” or the Company”) and the general public are hereby formally notified that the Company has been Voluntarily Delisted from the Daily Official list of the Nigerian Stock Exchange effective July 4, 2017.

The application for the Voluntary Delisting of AshakaCem was approved on May 25, 2017 by The Quotation Committee of the National Council of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (“QCN”).

Following the Voluntary Delisting, the former Shareholders of AshakaCem who have exercised the option to exit the Company prior to the delisting will receive, as agreed at the Extra-ordinary General Meeting held on December 9, 2016, 57 Lafarge Africa Plc shares for every 202 AshakaCem shares previously held as well as a cash considering the N2 per share.

Please, note that the Shareholders who indicate that they do not want to remain in the unlisted AshakaCem will, in accordance with the Delisting Guideline of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, be entitled to receive from the from the Company a payment of N15.74 per share all enquiries in respect of this Public Notice should be directed to: The Company Secretary, AshakaCem Plc, Ashaka Works, Gombe State via zainab.umaru@lafargeholdcim.com and +23412713990 (Ext8604)

Signed:
Mrs. Zainab Silas Umaru
Company Secretary